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The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • Be sure to provide yourself with some previous engagement which shall have a semblance of probability, and communicate the fact to me by a line in writing.
  • The mourning in her heart forbade her assuming this simple ornament, though she had not yet had time to put on the outward semblance of woe.
  • Oh, look at me closely, and discover if you can even the semblance of a reproach in me.

  • There are no more uses of "semblance" in the book.

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  • Embarrassed as she was, she tried to maintain some semblance of dignity.
  • The substitute teacher had to battle to maintain even a semblance of order.

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